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Events

Johnny Longstaff

Teeside folk trio The Young'uns are touring with a new, theatric version of 'The Ballad of Jonny Longstaff'.

Hull memorial

Gathering at No Pasarán memorial to remember Hull International Brigader Jack Atkinson, with a few words from his relatives.

LSE Old Building

Seminar: 'Political Tragedy and Social Comedy. Lenin in Barcelona' with historian Dr Francisco Romero Salvadó (University of Bristol).

Rewley House

Day school on 'Humanitarianism and Politics in the Spanish Civil War' with Oxford University historian Tom Buchanan and others.

Holywell

'Comrades Come Rally', a celebration in words and music of the Oxfordshire volunteers who fought Franco in the Spanish Civil War 1936-39.

LSE Old Building

Book launch: 'A People Betrayed. A History of Corruption, Political Incompetence and Social Division in Modern Spain 1874-2018' by Paul Preston, in conversation with Professor Helen Graham.

George Square

The IBMT's annual Len Crome Memorial Conference 2020. 'Scotland and the Spanish Civil War: Insights into the contribution of a nation and its people'.

Wrexham

Gŵyl Twm Sbaen 2020: a festival of music, politics and culture celebrating International Brigader, trade unionist and anti-fascist Tom Jones/Twm Sbaen.

Refugee Scrap Book: Memories Past & Present'. Drawing from scrapbook excerpts on the Basque refugee children from the Spanish Civil War, create your own bound scrapbook exploring ideas of travel, family and play.

MML

'Historical Memory and the Fight Against Fascism', a symposium organised by the Marx Memorial Library and the Society for Cooperation in Russian and Soviet Studies discussing the history and legacy of the anti-fascist struggle.

LSE

The Natalia Benjamin Conference on Basque Child Refugees' exploring the contrasting history of the Basque child refugees and the children who remained in Spain.

MML

'Doug Jolly: pioneer of modern battlefield surgery in the Spanish Civil War', a special lecture by Dr David Lowe organised jointly by the Marx Memorial Library and the International Brigade Memorial Trust.

Hope Community Library

Five Things You (Almost Certainly) Didn't Know About The Spanish Civil War' hosted by David Ebsworth.